Castle of Villandry

Escapade Loire château: places of visits

Castle of Villandry

At the heart of the Loire Valley, Tours and its regions offer many riches. You will enjoy the central location for touring Tours in Touraine yesterday and today !

Château de VillandryTo the west of Tours Villandry gardens surround like a jewel, one of the last great chateaux built on the banks of the Loire during the Renaissance (1536). You will walk through one of the most beautiful gardens in France, on three levels: The water garden in a cloister made of linden trees, the garden consists of decorative approval “Garden of Love”, the “Garden of Music” and “herb garden”; the ornamental vegetable garden, which on more than 12,500 m2 form an authentic multicolored checkerboard with nine squares where vegetables and fruit trees planted geometrically.